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"It's ridiculous": Ex-HMV staff left waiting for pay as company goes into liquidation
One staff member said they were told they would be paid today, but the liquidation occurred yesterday.
25 new jobs on the way as HMV opens Galway city store
The new outlet brings the number of HMV stores around the country to six.
HMV to make announcement on gift voucher redemption next week
The company has confirmed four stores will re-open next month. There’s no confirmation as yet on whether gift cards for the old HMV will be honoured.
A Derry record-store owner came up with a novel solution, after running into some hassle with HMV
Martin Doherty opened his store a few weeks ago under the name ‘HVM’. Perhaps unsurprisingly, he soon received a letter from a similarly-named music retail company.
Jobs to be saved as Xtra-Vision acquired
It had been announced in May that jobs were to be lost due the closure of nine Xtra-vision stores.
HMV may return to Ireland after buyout of UK business
Hilco, which previously saved the A-Wear business in Ireland, has bought the UK arm of HMV – and wants to come back to Ireland.
US restructuring firm Hilco takes control of HMV in the UK
While Hilco said that it believed “there to be a viable underlying HMV business”, it remains unclear what impact this will have on HMV Ireland.